Following his reassignment outside Gibraltar, Mr Philip Barton CMG OBE leaves the GPA as a member of the Board. Mrs Lesley Pallett who replaces Mr Barton as deputy Governor of Gibraltar, also replaces Mr Barton on the Board of the GPA. At his last meeting on 15th July 2008, the Chairman thanked Mr Barton for all his hard work during his time the setting up of the Board and presented him with a crystal tankard on behalf of all themembers of the Board.